Giselle (Bolshoi Ballet)

Overview

Natalia Bessmertnova and Mikhail Lavrosky star in this production of the classic ballet, a romantic tragedy in which an innocent girl has her heart and her virtue stolen from her, leading her ghost to seek revenge for her betrayal. Giselle was recorded during a performance at the famed Bolshoi Theater; Yuri Grigorovich was the choreographer.
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Overview

Natalia Bessmertnova and Mikhail Lavrosky star in this production of the classic ballet, a romantic tragedy in which an innocent girl has her heart and her virtue stolen from her, leading her ghost to seek revenge for her betrayal. Giselle was recorded during a performance at the famed Bolshoi Theater; Yuri Grigorovich was the choreographer.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/13/2008
  • EAN: 8712273110745
  • Original Release: 1975
  • Source: Alpha Centauri Ent.
  • Region Code: 0
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:22:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 19,834

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Natalya Bessmertnova Soloist
Mikhail Lavrovsky Soloist
The Bolshoi Ballet
G. Kaslova Soloist
Algis Zhuraitis Conductor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Giselle
1. Introduction [3:47]
2. Joyful Entrance of the Grape-Pickers [1:26]
3. Albrecht Enters, Accompanied by His quire Wilfried [1:13]
4. Albrecht Is Left Alone [1:21]
5. Love Scene [3:42]
6. The Grape-Pickers Return [:56]
7. Valse [3:16]
8. Pas De Deux (Giselle and Albrecht) [1:38]
9. Mother of Giselle [:24]
10. Goodbye Giselle and Albrecht [1:25]
11. The Hunt [6:48]
12. The Grape-Pickers March [1:46]
13. Giselle's Variation [1:58]
14. Galop General [3:00]
15. Hilarion Rushes Into the Crowd [2:27]
16. Scene of Delirum [2:17]
17. Scene of Deirium [2:30]
18. Memories Return to Giselle - She Dies [1:25]
19. Myrtha Makes Her Ghostly Appearance [4:13]
20. Myrtha Plucks a Branche of Rosemary - Magical Evocation - Other Wilis Appear [9:17]
21. Giselle's Variation [2:00]
22. The Wilis Are Started by Sounds of Men Approaching and Hide - Albrecht Enters [2:03]
23. Albrecht Perceives the Spectre of Giselle [1:45]
24. Pas De Deux (Albrecht and Giselle) [4:12]
25. Wilis's Scene - Appearance of Hilarion [2:40]
26. The Wilis Notice About Albrecht [1:41]
27. Grand Pas De Deux (Giselle and Albrecht) [4:20]
28. Grand Pas De Deux [1:41]
29. Albrecht's Variation [:53]
30. Giselle's Variation [1:25]
31. Dance of the Wilis [1:53]
32. Finale [2:27]
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Disc #1 -- Giselle
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